ARL is a member of Attock Group of Companies, a fully integrated group covering all segments of oil and gas industry from exploration, production and refining to marketing of a wide range of petroleum products besides also engaged in manufacturing and trading of cement, information technology, etc.

Some of the leading Companies of the Group in Pakistan are as under:

Pakistan Oilfields Limited (POL) was founded on November 25, 1950 and is one of the oldest Pakistani exploration and production company. In 1978, POL took over the exploration and production business of AOC. Since then it has been investing independently and in joint ventures with various E&P companies for the search of oil and gas in the country. Aside from exploration and production of gas, POL also operates an extensive network of pipelines for transporting its own crude oil as well as that of others to ARL. It also manufactures LPG, Solvent Oil and Sulphur.


The Attock Oil Group of Companies through the process of Privatization has acquired 51% shareholding of National Refinery imited, Karachi with Management control and thus become the largest Group having huge investment in Oil & Gas and Refining sector of Pakistan. National Refinery Limited (NRL) was incorporated as a Public Limited Company at Karachi in 1963. NRL is a petroleum refining and petrochemical complex producing a wide range of fuels, lubes, BTX (petrochemicals), asphalts and specialty products for domestic consumption and export. NRL has crude oil processing capacity of 2,710,500 tonnes per annum (TPA), its lube refineries have a designed production capacity of 176,200 TPA of lube base oils (LBO) and its BTX unit has a designed production capacity of 25,000 TPA. NRL enjoys a competitive edge as it is the only refinery producing lube base oils in Pakistan.


Attock Petroleum Limited (APL), sponsored by the Pharaon Commercial Investment Group Limited and Attock Oil Group of Companies, started its operations in 1997. Main objective of APL was to establish a Group Company in downstream petroleum sector for marketing of petroleum products in Pakistan, which historically was restricted to three major players in this field. APL has been able to effectively penetrate the market in a short period of time by competing with well-established OMCs. APL is the only OMC in Pakistan belonging to a Group involved in Oil Exploration, Production and Refining thus ideally suited to proficiently fulfilling its customers’ needs.

Over the last five years, APL has expanded its retail outlet network at an appreciable pace with its 128th Retail Outlet already commissioned in December 2005. Further, with its latest Storage Terminal at Rawalpindi and planned storage terminals at Mehmood Kot, Machike, Taru Jabba and Port Bin Qasim, the Company is well-equipped to meet the demand of its customers. APL has become a major exporter of petroleum products including road bitumen to Afghanistan and is also facilitating export of Naphtha to Middle East, Far East and South Asia. APL also offers a wide range of petroleum products and lubricants. It is also registered with Afghan Investment Support Agency (AISA) to operate in Afghanistan as an OMC and has established its office in Kabul.

Attock Cement Pakistan Limited (ACPL) was incorporated in Pakistan on October 14, 1981 as a Public Limited Company and is listed on the Karachi Stock Exchange. The company started its commercial production on June 1, 1988. ACPL’s current production capacity is 2,400 MTPD. Due to an overall surge in cement demand in the country over the last couple of years coupled by growth in regional market, ACPL has decided to increase its production capacity to 5,400 MTPD by setting up a new plant with a capacity of 3,000 MTPD. The new plant is scheduled to be completed and start trial production by January 2007.


AHL was incorporated on August 24,1998. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of ARL. The company is engaged in providing medical services to the employees and families of Attock Group Companies and to the community of Morgah region in Rawalpindi. AHL is dedicated to the development of an integrated system of health care services, with a commitment to service excellence.


AITSL is an emerging Information Technology services company. It is assisting the Attock Group Companies in adapting to and implementing Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition, SCADA, Plant Automation, Oil Movement & Storage Solution, Remote Well Head, Pipeline Management and Monitoring as well as other technology intensive solutions. AITSL has been catering to the demands of IT related outsourcing, centralization of IT operations and services, design and implementation of Local and Wide Area Networks, Wireless Connectivity, Supervising ERP Implementation and CCTV based security solutions. Attock Information Technology Services (Pvt.) Limited (AITSL) was incorporated on October 27, 2000 as a Private Limited Company to setup basic infrastructure, communication systems and computer installation and provision of IT related services.


Attock Group is dedicated in revolutionizing the way our world addresses the ever increasing problem of energy shortage. By investing in Attock Gen Limited(AGL), the Group became leader in accepting the challenge of Power Policy 2002 offered by the Government of Pakistan. The new cutting edge technology introduced in Pakistan not only maximized the power capacity of the country but also provided environmentally safe energy to the national grid. AGL has 25 years business partnership with National Transmission and Dispatch Company for dispatch of energy, backed by the guarantee of Government of Pakistan.

AGL is a 165 MW Gross Combined Cycle Fuel Oil Fired Thermal Power Plant with Nine (9) Reciprocating Engines and One (1) Steam turbine of world proven technology introduced by Wartsila Finland. The Company started its commercial operations in March 2009.


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